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CLIP 12602

The importance of sacred spaces for the community

The importance of sacred spaces for the community

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Key Info
  • The importance of sacred spaces for the community
  • Duration: 04:25
  • An explanation is given of the importance of the Gurdwara for the Sikh community. The idea of sewa, service, is introduced and the sacred nature of the Gurdwara is discussed. The importance of the Angel of the North is then discussed in relation to local identity.
  • Subject:

    Religious Education


    Religion and the Community

  • Keywords: temple, Guru Granth Sahib, priest, Gurdwara, sewa, identity, heritage
Ideas for use in class
  • To introduce a discussion relating to the role of places of worship in the community. To introduce a unit of work on Sikhism and the Gurdwara in particular.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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